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DOCTOR OF PHILOSOPHY: NURSING (RESEARCH): Selection process requires the following
 No.  Requirements:  Details:
 1.  Interview  The HOD of Department of Nursing will interview you with two senior academics.
 2.  CV  
A copy of your full CV must be submitted to the HOD.
 3.  Referees  
Submit the names of two referees to the HOD. At least one must be a senior lecturer at a university who can support your application for a Doctorate Degree.
 4.  Essay


  • A 1000 word essay must be submitted to the HOD
  • The first 200 words must be an autobiographical sketch concerning your professional career and should also indicate why you intend to do a PhD Degree.
  •  The rest of the essay must include 1) a possible research topic, 2) a rationale for the study, 3) a problem statement, 4) an aim and 5) six references to support the rationale.
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  • The Department of Nursing Science acknowledges that the research topic is subject to change.
  • Please contact the Department of Nursing Science if you have any questions relating to the above.